Leading by Example

Originally posted on Kyle-Scott Services :
There are times in your life when you have a moment, a realisation, an A-Ha, an epiphany even…. and its not always “in the moment” that it happens.  As a young lady, working near the bottom of the brigade, in a busy kitchen….. “it” happened.  Well to be more correct…

11. 1974 I lived in a class society – and it didn’t matter

By 1974 I had come to realise that I lived in a class society.  There were the ‘haves’ and the ‘have nots’.   There were sub classes within this including the ‘have a lots’ and the ‘have the basics’….the ‘have a bits’ and the ‘have it alls’.   I also realised that it was not black and … More 11. 1974 I lived in a class society – and it didn’t matter

9. 1972 I settled into school and got me another brother

By 1972 I was settling into school routines and involved in ballet.  I have a few recollections of school during this time that didn’t involve fitting in any better. I had had some awesome teachers including Miss Cushla Ryan who wore “hippy’ dresses, played the guitar and taught us to sing Morning Town Ride – a popular song of the times. She … More 9. 1972 I settled into school and got me another brother

6. 1969 High tea with the girls, early friendships and my first criminal act.

As my age grew, so to does my memories of events and people. My first teacher at school was Miss Walters. She was old and cranky. Actually she was the same age as my mum but let me tell you, she seemed a fearsome old lady to me.  She ran a tight ship of routines … More 6. 1969 High tea with the girls, early friendships and my first criminal act.

4. 1967 ‘Cos you gotta have faith ….

Faith. Depending on the religion, faith is belief in a god or gods or in the doctrines or teachings of the religion. Informal usage of faith can be quite broad, including trust or belief without proof, and “faith” is often used as a substitute for “hope”, “trust” or “belief”. Some critics of faith have argued that faith is opposed to reason. (Wikipedia) The Knox … More 4. 1967 ‘Cos you gotta have faith ….

Escape to Middle-earth

This place is totally amazing.   If you have not been there yet, you should go. If you have been before – perhaps it is time to return – even if only for a visit. Watch the video clip and see for yourself how big the crayfish are.